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Murder Mystery Thread: The Dining Room

Post 1

MrBody

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Murder Mystery Thread: The Dining Room

Post 2

Simon Davies

Simon arrives in the dining room, and seats himself near the head of the table, sipping his bourbon thoughtfully.


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Post 3

Harry McLeery

*Harry pokes his nose around the pantry door, takes one look at the arriving guests and hurries downstairs*


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Post 4

Maria Morgan

*Maria enters behind Simon and takes a seat where she can see the door.*


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Post 5

June Somers

*Junes enters the room, glass in hand*


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Post 6

MrBody

*hurries in looking distinctly nervous* Right then, shall we eat? *sits down at the head of the table and tosses back the rest of his drink in two gulps*


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Post 7

Marisol Fonseca

*Marisol comes into the room and heads instinctively for the foot of the table. She catches herself, and then sits there anyway.*


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Post 8

June Somers

*June sits down*


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Post 9

Jeeves

* enters carrying turreen and proceeds to serve soup *

Dinner ladies and gentlemen, first course is mushroom soup. Made from Mr McLeery's own mushrooms I am given to understand.


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Post 10

MrBody

*tries to avoid Marisol's eye, which is difficult as she is straight ahead of him* Place cards next time.

Jeeves, I'll have another.


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Post 11

Jeeves

Certainly sir, or would you care for me to open some of the wine?


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Post 12

MrBody

Whatever, Jeeves, thank you.


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Post 13

Jeeves

Very good sir, I shall pour the white, a very fine frascati I believe.

*serves everyone white wine before taking the empty turreen down to the kitchen*


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Post 14

Simon Davies

In an apparent attempt at small talk, Simon clears his throat and asks "So, Abel, how's the business going?"


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Post 15

MrBody

*raises his glass*

Cheers, everyone! Please enjoy the meal. * sets his wine down then picks up a spoon and begins to eat*


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Post 16

Simon Davies

Simon, taking a hint, grumbles to himself and then starts slurping his soup.


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Post 17

Maria Morgan

*Places her napkin in her lap, and tastes the soup.*

Why, this is lovely! My compliments to the chef and the gardener!


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Post 18

June Somers

*June downs her rum*

*stares at the soup and picks up her spoon*


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Post 19

Marisol Fonseca

*Eats a few mouthfuls of soup. Puts her spoon down and turns to Jane.*

I understand that you have now been on the best seller list longer than 50 Shades of Grey. My congratulations. It must be so nice to have your hard work recognised.


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Post 20

Jeeves

*enters room*

If everyone has finished their soup, let me clear those dishes away for you.

*removes dishes to pantry before taking them down to the kitchen*


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